Victor R. Basili in Rome with some of his colleagues (L to R): Professor Ross Jeffrey at the University of New South Wales, Professor Filippo Lanubile at the University of Bari, Professor Jyrki Kontio at the Technical University of Hesinki, Professor Giovanni Cantone at the University of Rome, Tor Vergata, Vic Basili, Marv Zelkowitz, Professor Sira Vegas at the Polytechnic University of Madrid, Dr. Forrest Shull at the Fraunhofer Center-Maryland, Professor Guilherme Travassos at the University of Rio de Janeiro, and Professor Jeff Carver at Mississippi State University.
Photo by , taken on April 1, 2004.
Victor R. Basili
Personal Webpage: http://www.cs.umd.edu/~basili/
Field Committee: Software Engineering/Programming Languages/HCI
Ph.D.: University of Texas at Austin, January 1970
Asst Professor 1970-1975,
Assoc Professor 1975-1982,
- Professor Emeritus, 2007-
CS Dept Chair: 1982-1988,
Executive Director, Fraunhofer Center 1998-2005
IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Paper Award (with R. Reiter, Jr.), IEEE
Transactions on Software Engineering, May 1981
IEEE Meritorious Service Certificate, IEEE Computer Society, October 9, 1985
NASA Group Achievement Award - NASA/Gamma Ray Observatory (GRO) Dynamics
Simulator Ada Experiment Team, May 1989
Productivity Improvement and Quality Enhancement Award, NASA/GSFC, the
Cleanroom Software Team, June 14, 1990
Fellow, Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), 1990
ASM Award, October 1991
IEEE Meritorious Service Certificate, 1987-1992
Second Distinguished Alumnus Award, Department of Computer Science, University
of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, 1993
CRA - Computing Research Association Honor Award Plaque, August 10, 1993.
IEEE Computer Society Award for Software Process Achievement, August 24, 1994
NASA Group Achievement Award, May 30, 1996.
IEEE Computer Society, Society of Golden Core, June, 1996
Washington Academy of Sciences, for Outstanding Contributions to Mathematics
and Computer Science, May 14, 1997
Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 1997
Outstanding Research Award, 2000, ACM SIGSOFT (Special Interest Group on
IEEE Computer Society 2003 Harlan D. Mills Award
Honorary Degree: Laurea Honoris Causa in Informatic Engineering, University of Sannio, Benevento (BN), Italy, 2004